Thy Sons and thy Daughters were eating and drinking wine in their eldest brother's house

 
Series
Illustrations of the Book of Job
Artist
Creation date
Materials
engraving on India paper chine collé
Dimensions
17 x 13 1/4 in. (sheet)
Credit line
Beeler Fund
Accession number
2002.142D
Collection
Not Currently On View

Satan sends an infernal hailstorm that kills Job's sheep.  Another storm collapses the roof of the house of Job's eldest son killing him and all his brothers and sisters who had gathered there for a feast. 

ex collection Professor Frank Jewett Mather
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